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REVIEW: ‘Seaspiracy’ and the dark truths behind the human impact on the ocean

Lacey Latch, Editor-in-Chief April 11, 2021

In the same way that the revelations about SeaWorld’s captivation of killer whales in 2013’s “Blackfish” has weighed on my mind in the years since I first watched it, “Seaspiracy” has left...

Idris Elba and Caleb McLaughlin star as a father-son duo in

REVIEW: ‘Concrete Cowboy’ puts a modern Philly spin on the Old Hollywood Western

Lauren Coates, Staff Writer April 5, 2021

Though Millie Bobby Brown has far and away proven herself as the breakout star among the gaggle of talented teens on “Stranger Things,” the rest of the show’s younger cast members have slowly but...

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REVIEW: ‘Minari’ offers breathtakingly authentic performance

Nate Burleyson , Arts & Life Editor April 4, 2021

One of the darlings of awards season this year — Lee Isaac Chung’s “Minari” — is a daring look into the life of a Korean immigrant farmer and his family in rural Arkansas. Beautifully led by...

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REVIEW: ‘Tom and Jerry’ live action film is ultimately uninspired

Nate Burleyson, Arts & Life Editor March 7, 2021

The beloved Tom and Jerry franchise recently took its dip into the live action plus animated genre. The film, titled “Tom and Jerry” and directed by Tim Story, went live on HBO Max last weekend. With...

Current Bachelor Matt James and host Chris Harrison in the recent season of

Why are we still obsessed with ‘The Bachelor?’

Maria Barragan, Contributing Writer March 7, 2021

Between the cattiness, cliches and drama, “The Bachelor” has remained a staple in American television. The real question is, why are Americans still invested in the Bachelor despite many of its outdated...

Bong Joon-ho holds the Oscars for best original screenplay, best international feature film, best directing, and best picture for

OPINION: Debate over subtitles turns a blind eye to low-vision viewers

Lacey Latch, Editor-in-Chief February 28, 2021

Bong Joon-ho made history last year as “Parasite” was crowned the first South Korean film to win the Oscar for Best Picture, declaring that “Once you overcome the 1-inch-tall barrier of subtitles,...

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What I watched in February

Nate Burleyson, Arts & Life Editor February 28, 2021

February was a bit of a dreary month, with snowstorms covering the area and the continuation of the pandemic, leaving a lot of people bored in their homes. But the weather is warming up, Covid cases are...

Billie Eilish, right, performs with her brother Finneas O'Connell as depicted in

REVIEW: ‘Billie Eilish: The World’s A Little Blurry’ is a vulnerable portrait of a young superstar

Lauren Coates, Staff Writer February 28, 2021

Fresh off the success of his most recent documentary “Belushi” (which, as the title implies, chronicled the life of iconic yet troubled comedy legend John Belushi) director R.J. Cutler is showing no...

Zendaya and John David Washington star in

REVIEW: Questions unanswered by ‘Malcolm & Marie’ mars film as two-dimensional

Beck Rogers, Staff Writer February 14, 2021

The best part about Sam Levinson’s “Malcolm & Marie” is that it’s a quarantine movie that isn’t about quarantine. The worst part is everything else.  The film tells the story of Malcolm...

The age of reboots

The age of reboots

Olivia Wootton, Contributing Writer February 1, 2021

It feels as if most films released in the last few years have been some form of reboot, remake or sequel. While it may seem like just a lack of creativity on part of the studios, the recent emergence of...

Lupin III: The First is the first 3D Computer Graphics animated film in the longtime series.

What I watched in January

Nate Burleyson, Arts & Life Editor January 31, 2021

January of 2021 was tumultuous to say the least. Even with riots at the Capitol, an inauguration, a battle between Redditors and Wall Street and more, I still found a way to watch some good TV and movies....

Martin Kove reprises his role as Cobra Kai sensei John Kreese in season 3 of

REVIEW: ‘Cobra Kai’ maintains its charm amid platform changes

Lauren Coates, Staff Writer January 10, 2021

Even after nearly forty years — including four films, two remakes, and now three seasons of television — the “Karate Kid” universe is still going as strong as ever, with season three of its spinoff,“Cobra...

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